Director of Laboratory

  • HCA
  • Charleston, SC, USA
  • Apr 25, 2018

Job Description

Job Code: 00062-19917


No Weekends

Trident Medical Center is a 313-bed major medical center providing a comprehensive range of services and specialties including a 24-hour emergency room with a Level II Trauma Center. The hospital’s specialty services include an award-winning Heart Center; the South Carolina Institute for Robotic Surgery; the Trident Breast Care Center; and the Joseph M. Still Burn Clinic, the region’s only outpatient burn clinic offering services to patients of all ages. Trident Medical Center offers Critical Care Services and 24/7 hospitalist and intensivist programs. For more than 40 years, Trident Medical Center has proudly served patients and families in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester Counties.

We are searching for a new Laboratory Director, responsible for the overall operations of the Clinical Laboratory and Pathology. Job responsibilities include ensuring compliance with any applicable CAP, AABB, FDA, and JCAHO guidelines and other regulatory agencies as needed.


Position Requirements:

  1. Licensure/Certification/Registration: Must be currently registered or eligible for certification as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist by NCA or as a Medical Technologist by ASCP

  2. Education: MS or BS in Medical Technology or Baccalaureate degree plus completion of a NAACLS approved program in medical technology.

  3. Experience:

1. Laboratory experience required.

2. Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and satisfactorily completes a yearly evaluation based on these responsibilities.

3. Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer.

d) Special qualifications: Must possess good computer skills and strong customer service skills.

Last Edited: 04/24/2018